Progressive Caucus Requests Meeting with President Obama to Rethink Afghanistan

By: Tuesday November 17, 2009 3:47 pm

The Progressive Caucus just sent a letter to President Obama asking for a meeting to discuss “a comprehensive rethinking of our military mission, a complete redesign of our reconstruction and stabilization strategy and a courageous reconciliation strategy for Afghanistan.”


Health Care: Jim McGovern Sets Them Up, Knocks Them Down in the Rules Committee

By: Friday November 6, 2009 1:35 pm

Jim McGovern’s statement in the Rules Committee session on health care should be echoed by every Democrat in Washington. He rebuts a number of points: • Republicans have been whining about how there’s been no committee hearings on this bill, which is nonsense. They’re getting off on a technicality, as the House leadership has blended [...]

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